Period
to 18 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 204 212
Rank change year-on-year +134 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 167 102 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.91% 1.12% 1.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.65% 3.05% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 148 88 128
Median annual salary £87,500 £77,500 £74,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.68% -0.33%
10th Percentile £55,875 £53,550 £50,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £93,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +3.45%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,930 3,346 2,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.18% 36.68% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,687 2,973 2,581
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,500 £35,450
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +16 2 £45,000 -40.00%
PaaS
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 143 (85.63%) Azure
2 109 (65.27%) DevOps
3 93 (55.69%) Microservices
4 80 (47.90%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (47.31%) SQL
6 78 (46.71%) .NET
7 75 (44.91%) Test Automation
7 75 (44.91%) SaaS
8 74 (44.31%) jQuery
8 74 (44.31%) CSS
9 73 (43.71%) Deployment Automation
10 72 (43.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 71 (42.51%) PowerShell
12 67 (40.12%) Finance
12 67 (40.12%) SharePoint
13 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (39.52%) IaaS
14 62 (37.13%) SQL Server
14 62 (37.13%) C#
15 59 (35.33%) SOA
15 59 (35.33%) Terraform
16 58 (34.73%) AWS
17 57 (34.13%) .NET Core
18 55 (32.93%) JavaScript
19 54 (32.34%) Microsoft
20 53 (31.74%) .NET Framework
21 52 (31.14%) UML
21 52 (31.14%) ASP.NET Web API
22 51 (30.54%) MVC
23 50 (29.94%) Entity Framework

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (40.12%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.40%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 2 (1.20%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) JBoss
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.60%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 28 (16.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (10.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 8 (4.79%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 143 (85.63%) Azure
2 75 (44.91%) SaaS
3 66 (39.52%) IaaS
4 58 (34.73%) AWS
5 45 (26.95%) Dynamics 365
6 38 (22.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 29 (17.37%) Power Platform
8 18 (10.78%) GCP
9 10 (5.99%) Office 365
10 8 (4.79%) Akamai
11 7 (4.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (3.59%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (1.80%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (1.80%) OpenShift
14 2 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (1.20%) GitHub
15 1 (0.60%) Apigee
15 1 (0.60%) Azure Stack
15 1 (0.60%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) DNS
1 8 (4.79%) SAN
2 6 (3.59%) Network Security
3 5 (2.99%) Skype
4 3 (1.80%) Firewall
5 2 (1.20%) LAN
5 2 (1.20%) VPN
5 2 (1.20%) WAN
6 1 (0.60%) HTTP
6 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.60%) Intranet
6 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.60%) SSL
6 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (37.13%) SQL Server
2 35 (20.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 24 (14.37%) Data Lake
4 10 (5.99%) Big Data
5 6 (3.59%) Power BI
6 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.40%) HDInsight
8 3 (1.80%) Amazon QuickSight
8 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.80%) Looker
8 3 (1.80%) MySQL
8 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.80%) Redis
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (16.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 28 (16.77%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.80%) Selenium
5 2 (1.20%) GitLab
5 2 (1.20%) JIRA
5 2 (1.20%) Protractor
5 2 (1.20%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.60%) FishEye
6 1 (0.60%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.60%) Flyway
6 1 (0.60%) git-flow
6 1 (0.60%) Gradle
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 67 (40.12%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Back Office
3 10 (5.99%) Law
4 6 (3.59%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (42.51%) Architect
2 36 (21.56%) Developer
3 34 (20.36%) Senior Developer
4 33 (19.76%) .NET Developer
4 33 (19.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 32 (19.16%) Azure Developer
6 31 (18.56%) C# Developer
7 30 (17.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (17.96%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 30 (17.96%) Senior C# Developer
7 30 (17.96%) Senior SQL Developer
7 30 (17.96%) SQL Developer
8 29 (17.37%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (16.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 24 (14.37%) Enterprise Architect
11 21 (12.57%) Applications Architect
11 21 (12.57%) Digital Architect
12 17 (10.18%) Azure Architect
12 17 (10.18%) Consultant
12 17 (10.18%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (46.71%) .NET
2 74 (44.31%) CSS
2 74 (44.31%) jQuery
3 72 (43.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 57 (34.13%) .NET Core
5 53 (31.74%) .NET Framework
6 52 (31.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 50 (29.94%) Entity Framework
7 50 (29.94%) React
8 46 (27.54%) Web Services
9 23 (13.77%) Ajax
9 23 (13.77%) XML
10 5 (2.99%) Sensu
11 4 (2.40%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (2.40%) Node.js
12 3 (1.80%) OAuth
13 2 (1.20%) HTML
13 2 (1.20%) RESTful
13 2 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (28.74%) N-Tier
2 29 (17.37%) Reinsurance
3 28 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (16.17%) Public Cloud
5 20 (11.98%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (5.39%) Cloud Native
6 9 (5.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (4.19%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.19%) FMCG
8 6 (3.59%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.99%) Fat Client
9 5 (2.99%) Thin Client
10 4 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (2.40%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.40%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.40%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.20%) Clustering
11 2 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.37%) Windows
2 15 (8.98%) Linux
3 13 (7.78%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (2.99%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (65.27%) DevOps
2 93 (55.69%) Microservices
3 80 (47.90%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (44.91%) Test Automation
5 73 (43.71%) Deployment Automation
6 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (35.33%) SOA
8 52 (31.14%) UML
9 51 (30.54%) MVC
10 47 (28.14%) SOLID
11 42 (25.15%) Mentoring
12 41 (24.55%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 41 (24.55%) OO
13 40 (23.95%) Migration
14 34 (20.36%) CRM
15 30 (17.96%) TOGAF
16 27 (16.17%) CQRS
16 27 (16.17%) Waterfall
17 24 (14.37%) Enterprise Architecture
18 23 (13.77%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 79 (47.31%) SQL
2 71 (42.51%) PowerShell
3 62 (37.13%) C#
4 55 (32.93%) JavaScript
5 34 (20.36%) T-SQL
6 23 (13.77%) Python
7 14 (8.38%) Go
8 11 (6.59%) Java
8 11 (6.59%) Ruby
9 8 (4.79%) PHP
10 6 (3.59%) Perl
11 5 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.60%) C
13 1 (0.60%) C++
13 1 (0.60%) R
13 1 (0.60%) Rust
Qualifications
1 46 (27.54%) Degree
2 14 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.39%) AWS Certification
4 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.40%) CCNA
5 4 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.40%) MCP
5 4 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.80%) MCSE
7 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) MCSA
8 1 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (14.37%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.98%) Docker
3 18 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 59 (35.33%) Terraform
2 43 (25.75%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (12.57%) Ansible
3 21 (12.57%) Kubernetes
4 18 (10.78%) Puppet
5 14 (8.38%) SCCM
6 11 (6.59%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (4.79%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (3.59%) Grafana
8 6 (3.59%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.40%) WSUS
10 2 (1.20%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.20%) Salt
11 1 (0.60%) Ambari
11 1 (0.60%) Graphite
11 1 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.60%) Oozie
11 1 (0.60%) Packer
Vendors
1 54 (32.34%) Microsoft
2 41 (24.55%) Nintex
3 33 (19.76%) VMware
4 26 (15.57%) Databricks
5 18 (10.78%) Sparx
6 12 (7.19%) SAP
7 10 (5.99%) Oracle
8 9 (5.39%) Google
9 8 (4.79%) Adobe
9 8 (4.79%) hybris
9 8 (4.79%) New Relic
9 8 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (4.19%) Citrix
11 6 (3.59%) Alibaba
11 6 (3.59%) Rackspace
12 4 (2.40%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (2.40%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.80%) Cloudera
13 3 (1.80%) Intel
13 3 (1.80%) NVIDIA